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1966 HOUSTON ASTROS

|    Level:  MLB  

Location:  Houston,TX
Team Record:  72-90   .444
Result:   8th in National League
Manager(s):  Grady Hatton
General Manager:   Tal Smith
Stadium:  Astrodome
Attendance:  1,872,108
Playoffs: Season in progress

Houston Astros affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Robin Roberts (39)
Youngest Player:  Larry Dierker (19)
Longest Tenure:  
Top Hitter:  Joe Morgan (16)
Top Pitcher:  Mike Cuellar (10)
Top Draft Pick:  Wayne Twitchell (#3)

Roster Continuity:  78.54%
National League Standings
TeamsWLPctGB
LA Dodgers9567.586--
SF Giants9368.5781.5
Pittsburgh9270.5683.0
Philadelphia8775.5378.0
Atlanta8577.52510.0
St. Louis8379.51212.0
Cincinnati7684.47518.0
Houston7290.44423.0
NY Mets6695.41028.5
Chi Cubs59103.36436.0

BATTING STATISTICS
#PlayerPosRkAgeDraftedHiLvlGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBPAOUTRCRC/Gbabip
16Sonny Jacksonof-ss2321UDFA: 1962MLB150596801746532549144253302729.292.341.3340199670474774.4.315
14Bob Aspromonte3b-28-MLB15256055141163852043563273322.252.297.3340187603451533.1.270
10Rusty Staubof-1b2522UDFA: 1962MLB1535546015528313812158611137813.280.345.4120228628428875.5.291
17Chuck Harrison1b-25UDFA: 1962MLB11943452111232952203769243112.256.316.3800165477339554.4.286
7John Batemanc5425UDFA: 1962MLB131433391212431770002074594617.279.315.4670202468339645.1.299
18Joe Morgan2b1622UDFA: 1963MLB12242560121148542118894333922.285.410.3910166528325846.9.306
24Jimmy Wynnof6624UDFA: 1962MLB1054186210721118621310418114347.256.321.4400184467335614.9.276
20Lee Mayeof-31-MLB1153583810312493643202605236.288.323.4190150383269545.4.288
21Dave Nicholsonof6326-MLB100280366984103111469236220.246.356.4110115333216425.2.328
22Ron Davisof-24-MLB48194214810121922132642304.247.308.340066214155213.7.277
15Bob Lillisss-2b-36-MLB681641438600111174005210.232.260.268044178144101.9.235
25Felix Mantilla2b-ss-31-MLB7715116335062210113220116.219.279.371056166126143.1.237
4Jim Gentile1b-32-MLB4914416356171800213943103.243.355.444064170113235.6.286
9Ron Brandc-26-MLB561231230200100291323326.244.301.26003213910682.0.268
8Bill Heathc-27-MLB55123123760081091111004.301.353.35004313390164.9.330
39Dave Giustip-26UDFA: 1961MLB417451760090032400600.230.260.311023836352.3.340
35Mike Cuellarp-29UDFA: 1961MLB38714810110023700401.113.137.1690127768-4-1.6.212
49Larry Dierkerp-19UDFA: 1964MLB296761020140022100203.149.174.2240157162-1-0.4.200
13Turk Farrellp-32-MLB32482700130001600100.146.146.2080104942-1-0.6.194
30Bob Brucep-33-MLB25392300010011400700.077.100.077034743-3-1.9.120
34Norm Millerof-20UDFA: 1964MLB1134150013002801000.147.194.23508362910.6.160
11Gene Freese3b-32-MLB21331300001051100001.091.211.091033831-1-1.0.136
29Brock Davisof-22UDFA: 1962MLB1027241001105400000.148.281.18505322322.0.174
28Aaron Pointerof-24UDFA: 1961MLB1126591015115610000.346.469.500013321869.5.421
48Barry Latmanp-30-MLB3126140001002800001.154.214.154042823-1-0.7.222
37Chris Zacharyp-22UDFA: 1962MLB10180420030001000010.222.211.33306191511.3.444
38Robin Robertsp-39-MLB1316110000002500300.062.167.062012118-1-1.1.091
46Joe Gainesof-29-MLB1113411000003500000.077.250.15402161200.5.125
40Ron Taylorp-28-MLB3612021000000500001.167.167.2500312110-0.8.286
36Claude Raymondp-29-MLB629110000000500100.111.111.11101109-1-2.3.250
12Nate Colbert1b-20UDFA: 1964MLB197300000000400000.000.000.0000077--.000
27Dave Adleshc-22UDFA: 1962MLB36000000000400000.000.000.0000066--.000
22Greg Simsof-20-MLB76110000001300000.167.286.167017500.2.333
11Julio Gotay2b-27-MLB45000000000000000.000.000.0000055--.000
33Jim Owensp-32-MLB404000000000300000.000.000.0000044--.000
41Carroll Semberap-24UDFA: 1961MLB243000000000200000.000.000.0000033--.000
31Gary Krollp-24-MLB103000000000200000.000.000.0000033--.000
23Don Wilsonp-21UDFA: 1964MLB12011000000000000.500.5001.0001000221128.1.500
37Aurelio Monteagudop-22UDFA: 1983MLB101000000000000000.000.000.0000011--.000
44Danny Coombsp-24UDFA: 1962MLB21000000000000000.000.000.0000011--.000
38Bob Watson1b-of-201970-15-355MLB11000000000000000.000.000.0000011--.000
46Don Arlichp-23UDFA: 1961MLB71000000000100000.000.000.0000011--.000
48Don Leep-32-MLB910100000000000001.0001.0001.00020001101--1.000
Totals: (43 players)1625511612140520335112570904749188534619737128.255.318.3656832014617044156654.1.284

PITCHING STATISTICS
#PlayerRkAgeDraftedHiLvlWLERAGGSCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBkWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9BB/SOBABIPGB/FB
35Mike Cuellar1029UDFA: 1961MLB12102.22382811162227.119379561052175911.087.640.402.066.930.30.2781.29
39Dave Giusti2526UDFA: 1961MLB15144.2034339400210.02151129823541311421.289.210.992.315.610.41.2860.92
49Larry Dierker2719UDFA: 1964MLB1083.1829288200187.017373661745108401.178.330.822.175.200.42.2621.18
13Turk Farrell5532-MLB6104.6032213072152.216784782328101111.289.841.361.655.950.28.3020.65
30Bob Bruce5233-MLB3135.3425231000129.21608377162971111.4611.111.112.014.930.41.3241.60
48Barry Latman-30-MLB272.713191151103.088423153574501.197.690.443.066.470.47.2781.28
36Claude Raymond2629-MLB753.1362000421692.0853932102573701.208.320.982.457.140.34.2820.69
40Ron Taylor-28-MLB235.713610011064.289474151029101.5312.390.701.394.040.34.3610.76
38Robin Roberts-39-MLB353.821312111163.279312771026001.4011.170.991.413.680.38--0.65
37Chris Zachary-22UDFA: 1962MLB353.44108001055.044222113237601.387.200.165.246.050.86.2671.07
33Jim Owens5332-MLB474.684000027250.053292651732301.409.540.903.065.760.53.3041.28
41Carroll Sembera-24UDFA: 1961MLB123.002400011133.036111131621301.589.820.824.365.730.76.3273.69
31Gary Kroll-24-MLB003.80100002023.226101021122211.569.890.764.188.370.50.3481.26
48Don Lee-32-MLB202.5090004018.01755149201.178.500.502.004.500.44.2761.19
37Aurelio Monteagudo-22UDFA: 1983MLB004.70100006115.114881117101.638.220.596.464.111.57--1.00
42Frank Carpin-27-MLB107.5010000406.0975062002.5013.500.009.003.003.00.3751.00
23Don Wilson-21UDFA: 1964MLB103.001000006.0522117001.007.501.501.5010.500.14.3081.25
46Don Arlich-23UDFA: 1961MLB0115.757000104.01197041103.7524.750.009.002.254.00.5001.83
44Danny Coombs-24UDFA: 1962MLB003.372000102.2411003001.5013.500.000.0010.120.00.4441.00
38Jim Ray-21UDFA: 1963MLB00--100000--01001000----------------
Totals: (43 players)72903.75162162349128261,44414686956021123919296061.319.150.812.445.790.42.320 

FIELDING STATISTICS
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
John BatemanC121731631514.9810.00 
Bill HeathC371672011.9950.00 
Ron BrandC25132621.9860.00 
Dave AdleshC1110001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Chuck Harrison1B11497478868.9920.00 
Jim Gentile1B4332130428.9890.00 
Felix Mantilla1B14100318.9900.00 
Bob Aspromonte1B25011.8330.00 
Rusty Staub1B122011.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Joe Morgan2B1172563162161.9650.00 
Bob Lillis2B357065715.9510.00 
Ron Brand2B9152315.9740.00 
Felix Mantilla2B9613021.0000.00 
Gene Freese2B327001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Bob Aspromonte3B1491492611618.9620.00 
Felix Mantilla3B14153031.9370.00 
Bob Lillis3B633011.0000.00 
Gene Freese3B44830.8000.00 
Norm Miller3B23412.8750.00 
Ron Brand3B10000.0000.00 
Julio Gotay3B111001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Sonny JacksonSS1502704493773.9510.00 
Bob LillisSS18264138.9570.00 
Bob AspromonteSS20310.7500.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Rusty StaubOF14828913122.9620.00 
Jimmy WynnOF104259664.9780.00 
Lee MayeOF97145480.9490.00 
Dave NicholsonOF901391150.9680.00 
Ron DavisOF4898921.9820.00 
Aaron PointerOF11133011.0000.00 
Norm MillerOF8120001.0000.00 
Brock DavisOF7150001.0000.00 
Ron BrandOF330001.0000.00 
Joe GainesOF31010.5000.00 
Gene FreeseOF120001.0000.00 
Felix MantillaOF130001.0000.00 
Greg SimsOF11010.5000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Claude RaymondP62927410.9171.08 
Jim OwensP4050012011.0002.16 
Mike CuellarP3822753824.9561.70 
Ron TaylorP366407001.0000.98 
Dave GiustiP34210182410.9771.80 
Turk FarrellP32152111321.9231.42 
Barry LatmanP3110351610.9551.83 
Larry DierkerP29187132621.9511.88 
Bob BruceP251291518011.0002.30 
Carroll SemberaP243336001.0002.45 
Robin RobertsP13632910.9171.57 
Frank CarpinP1060010.0000.00 
Gary KrollP102314001.0001.94 
Aurelio MonteagudoP101502011.0001.19 
Chris ZacharyP10555620.8461.80 
Don LeeP9183611.9004.50 
Don ArlichP740000.0000.00 
Danny CoombsP220000.0000.00 
Jim RayP100000.0000.00 
Don WilsonP1601011.0001.50 


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